Bass Fishing

Tammy Mong reacts when the bass she weighed-in Friday morning tipped the scales at exactly 3.00 pounds, good for $5,000 at the Sealy Outdoors Big Bass Splash at Toledo Bend.

Many angler wins $5,000 at Big Bass Splash

Mong’s fish tipped the scales at exactly 3.00 pounds to claim the prize
May 19 at 12:19pm

Video: Tips on keeping bass alive in a livewell

FLW pro shares step-by-step instructions
May 19 at 10:50am
Fellow Bassmaster Elite Series pro Shaw Grigsby used pliers to push an embedded treble hook barb through Jason Christie's skin so he could cut it off and remove the hook, which got stuck during Day 1 action of the Bassmaster Texas Fest on Lake Sam Rayburn

Video: Bassmaster Elite pro embeds treble hook in hand

Jason Christie was having a great day - until his last cast
May 18 at 8:47am
Popping topwater baits are ideal for picking off fry guarders because they can sit in one place — ideally above a cloud of fry — and provoke a strike.

Gear for the rear

May 15 at 7:00am
Kyle Stansbury smiles wide as he holds a bass caught in the Bayou Black area.

Focus on finding grass or lily pads

The Morgan City area is a great place to fish in May
May 08 at 4:18pm
Being successful fishing channel holes means being at the right spot at the right time when bass decide to move up and eat.

Proper channels

Although channel bends can be difficult to locate, doing so can pay huge dividends.
May 01 at 7:00am
Jason Christie relies on a trio of baits to catch bass guarding fry, including a topwater frog.

Fool the Fry Guarders

Bass’ instincts can be their downfall in the spring
May 01 at 7:00am
Presenting multiple lures into a single bed can increase your chances of making a bass bite.

Load up a bed with lures and get bit

Spawning bass can’t stand multiple baits resting in their beds for very long
April 18 at 6:00am
Mitchell’s go-to baits include square bill crankbaits, a creature bait and a black/blue football head jig.

Top big-bass gear

April 15 at 7:00am
Antwon Harris finds that dressing up his Senko with a tail spinner entices more bites.

Dress up Senkos for grass game

April 15 at 7:00am

Hackney's best baits for right now

Greg Hackney's best bass bets for April
April 12 at 11:09am